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Translation of "art" - English-Spanish dictionary

art

noun   /ɑːt/
A2 [no plural] the making of things such as paintings or drawings, or the things that are made arte modern art an art gallery
the arts [plural]
activities such as painting, music, movies, dance, and writing las artes
arts [plural]
subjects of study that are not sciences, for example history and languages letras an arts degree
a skill arte the art of conversation
(Definition of art from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

art

noun /aːt/
painting and sculpture arte I’m studying art at college Do you like modern art? (also adjective) an art college/exhibition.
any of various creative forms of expression arte painting, music, dancing, writing and the other arts.
an ability or skill; the (best) way of doing something arte the art of conversation/war.
artful adjective
clever; having a lot of skill (usually in a bad sense) astuto; con artimaña an artful thief.
artfully adverb
astutamente; con mucha maña He artfully managed to avoid being blamed for the mistake.
artfulness noun
astucia; artimaña It requires considerable artfulness to keep all your team members happy.
arts noun plural
(often with capital) subjects such as languages, literature, and history, as opposed to sciences Letras, Filosofía y Letras the Faculty of Arts at the Univeristy of Leeds.
arty /ˈaːti/ /ˈaːrtsiː/ adjective ( artsy)
(informal) wanting people to think you are interested in art Fanes del Arte It’s the kind of bar where arty types hang out.
arty-farty /ˈaːtiˈfaːti/ /ˈaːrtsiˈfaːrtsiː/ adjective ( artsy-fartsy)
(informal) relating to or having an interest in the arts Aficionado del Arte The usual arty-farty crowd were at the exhibition.
art gallery /ˈaːt ˌɡæləri/ noun
a building where paintings and other works of art are shown to the public. Galeria de Arte
artwork /ˈaːtˌwəːk/ noun
pictures and photographs prepared for a book or magazine. Galeria
a work of art. Obra de Arte
(Definition of art from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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